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Storms and Late Starts

It’s been many, many years since we failed to make it to at least one Illini basketball game during the season.  For me, this  streak very likely goes back decades to when I was in high school.   298 more words

Life In IL

Illini looking for consistency

Illinois gets big night from Rayvonte Rice but see Malcohm Hill and Kendrick Nunn struggle in 68-60 loss to Hawkeyes. 15 more words


White & Gesell Lead Iowa Past Illinois

Aaron White pours in 29 & Mike Gesell rocks the rim for an unexpected dunk to help the Hawkeyes win their 3rd straight, 68-60 over the Illini.

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Iowa wins only matchup against Illinois

The Hawks take care of Illinois on their home court with a 68-60 win. 15 more words


3 Illinois Corridor Trains Using Superliners

Passengers riding the Illini, Saluki and Carl Sandburg trains in Illinois can expect to be accommodated in Superliner equipment through the end of February. 189 more words

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Blame the Refs!

This weekend, Illini fans were treated to one of the strangest, most head-scratching, end-of-the-game referee decisions we have seen.  It was a potential game changer with about 30 seconds to go, and because of the thin margins for teams like Illinois and Michigan State, it was a potential season changer as well.   522 more words

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Illini Look To Turn Season Around

It has been a rollercoaster season for the Illinois basketball team. 346 more words